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£30000 – £32000/annum Excellent Benefits
A Therapeutic, Independent Fostering Agency are looking for a Link Worker (Supervising Social Worker) covering a case-load of up to 15 foster carers around the Kent area.
You will need to be an experienced Fostering Social Worker, ideally with experience or knowledge of Therapeutic Practice. This is a full-time, permanent. This Independent Fostering Agency are rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted.
What is on offer for you as the Link Worker:
No Out-of-Hours Duty
A supportive Team
A Company Laptop & Mobile Phone
A Pension Scheme
A Car Allowance or Company Car
Other terrific benefits
Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Link Worker:
Managing an existing caseload of Foster Carers
Reporting to the Team Manager
Supervision of Foster Carers
Requirements for you as the Link Worker:
A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
Experience of working within a Fostering Service ideally in an Independent Fostering Agency
An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering
Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on (phone number removed) or (url removed) for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details
If this Link Worker role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!